North Adams Hospital to celebrate 125...

North Adams Hospital to celebrate 125 years

There are 2 comments on the Berkshire Eagle story from Mar 6, 2010, titled North Adams Hospital to celebrate 125 years. In it, Berkshire Eagle reports that:

It was a quiet Saturday morning in the waning days of October 1882 when disaster struck in the city's freight yard and spurred a fundraising effort that would result in what is known today as North Adams Regional Hospital.

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HellerCarbonCapN TradeLLC

Silver Spring, MD

#1 Mar 7, 2010
"They believed in fresh air as a being beneficial to the patients," Marino said. "The hospital was located away from the city, above the dust from the streets, the smoke from the factories and the noise."

And the aroma of horse manure and raw human sewage in summer.
Golf clap

Williamsburg, MA

#2 Mar 8, 2010
HellerCarbonCapNTradeLLC wrote:
"They believed in fresh air as a being beneficial to the patients," Marino said. "The hospital was located away from the city, above the dust from the streets, the smoke from the factories and the noise."
And the aroma of horse manure and raw human sewage in summer.
Heller, you remember! Were you visiting one of the patients back then?

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